Andrew Joseph Trepanier

3 December 1898–27 December 1945 (Age 47)
Vulcan, Dickinson, Michigan, United States

The Life of Andrew Joseph

When Andrew Joseph Trepanier was born on 3 December 1898, in Vulcan, Dickinson, Michigan, United States, his father, Jean Baptiste Trepanier, was 32 and his mother, Emma Marie Trotechaud, was 26. He married Victoria La Vigne on 11 April 1918, in Spalding, Menominee, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Norway Township, Dickinson, Michigan, United States in 1900 and Norway, Norway, Dickinson, Michigan, United States in 1940. He died on 27 December 1945, in Norway, Dickinson, Michigan, United States, at the age of 47, and was buried in Norway, Dickinson, Michigan, United States.

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Family Time Line

Andrew Joseph Trepanier
Victoria La Vigne
Marriage: 11 April 1918
Elizabeth Susan Trepanier
Joseph Andrew Trepanier
Cleveland Solimen Trepanier
Dorothy Mildred Trepanier
James Merlin Trepanier

Spouse and Children

11 April 1918
Spalding, Menominee, Michigan, United States


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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1903 · Ford Motor Company

Age 5

Henry Ford built his first gasoline-powered vehicle, named the Quadricycle, in 1896, at his home in Detroit. Ford sold the Quadricycle for $200 and used the money to build a second car. In 1901, Ford raced his car "Sweepstakes" against Alexander Winton and won. The victory resulted in publicity for Ford which allowed him to gain investors for his new company, Ford Motor Company. The first Model A was sold on July 23, 1903, and the company was incorporated on November 13, 1903.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 14

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

French: from an agent derivative of trépan ‘auger’ (Latin trepanum), hence an occupational name for someone who drilled holes in bone or stone, perhaps even someone who practised medical trepanning (of the cranium).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Andrew Frepanin in household of John Frepanin, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Andrew Trepanier, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Andrew Trepanier, "United States Census, 1930"

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